Cottage | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6
Darcy House is a listed Georgian property, set within the market town of Kirkby Lonsdale. Built in the middle of the seventeenth century, the house boasts original features such as shuttering to the windows, oak beams and some hand painted Victorian wallpaper. Deluxe accommodation is offered with a delightful mix of fixtures and fittings blending in with objets d'art and well-chosen accessories. The emphasis is very much on sophistication and elegance combined with comfort. The property is centrally heated with a gas wood burning effect stove in the snug. On the lower ground floor, French doors lead out to the garden. On the first floor, bedroom 1 has an antique French suite plus a feature fireplace. A super king suite is available in the second bedroom as well as an en-suite shower room/WC.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest railway: Oxenholme|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 3 Family bathrooms|
|Further details indoors||
Bedroom 1: Double bedroom with antique French bedroom suite, feature fireplace and original shutters. Bedroom 2: Master super king suite original shutters, en suite shower, wash basin and WC House Bathroom; With bath, shower cubicle, bidet, wash basin and WC
Property has gas fired central heating and comprises: Entrance hall with some original Victorian wallpaper leading to.... Snug: With open fireplace (fuel available locally), digital TV and DVD Kitchen: With granite and oak surfaces, Belfast sink and range cooker with gas hob and electric ovens, microwave, fridge and dishwasher.Through to Snug: With collection of antique seating arranged around the gas wood burning effect stove, digital TV, DVD and video Cloakroom: With wash basin and WC Utility Room: With washer, drier and freezer. Lower Ground Floor Beautiful dining room leading directly out to the garden via French doors.
All fuel, electric, bed linen and towels included. Fuel for open fires available locally. Sorry no travel cot and high chair available.
The Cumbria/Lake District
The Lake District conjures up images of magnificent mountains and shimmering lakes and that is exactly what visitors find here. In fact the whole county of Cumbria is home to some of Britain's most beautiful scenery.
This region has been a favourite all year round holiday destination for years and apart from its natural beauty it's also packed with lots of attractions and activities that cater for every kind of holidaymaker, from family holidays to romantic breaks for couples and from those who are looking for lots of activities and sports to those that prefer more gentle country pursuits.
The Lake District National Park lies at the heart of Cumbria and contains well known and much loved holiday destinations such as Windermere, Bowness, Ambleside, Coniston and Grasmere, here there are lots of charming Lakeland villages to discover and visitor attractions for all the family.
The northern and western lakes have miles of untouched natural rugged beauty and rural villages as well as being home to the historic northern lakes town of Keswick with its many shops, pubs and restaurants; providing a great holiday base.
Other areas to discover include the Eden Valley, Cartmel peninsula, south east Cumbria and the Carlisle and Hadrian's Wall area; all equally beautiful and very handy for day trips into the lakes.
Guests can easily visit the delights of three counties whilst on holiday in Kirkby Lonsdale. The Trough of Bowland in Lancashire, The Lake District National Park in Cumbria and the Yorkshire Dales are all within easy reach. All these areas offer outdoor pursuits and marvellous scenery with terrific opportunities for taking photographs. The town itself has a fascinating array of shops together with great restaurants and tearooms to suit all budgets. The town boasts many fine listed properties, several of which are shops or public houses.